PARC call for action on learner drivers on foot new serious collision statistics

first_img The Road Safety Group PARC is calling for more specific figures after statistics released by the government this month showed that on average, three unaccompanied learner drivers are involved in serious road crashes every month. These are defined as crashes involving death or very serious injury.The statistics were compiled by the Department of Justice on foot of Dail questions table by Deputy Tommy Broughan on behalf of PARC.Since February 2009, 45 unaccompanied learner drivers were involved in fatal crashes, while 74 serious injury crashes over the same period.PARC’s Inishowen based founder Susan Grey says more specific information is needed……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/susan1pm.mp3[/podcast] Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Newsx Adverts 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR PARC call for action on learner drivers on foot new serious collision statistics Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week center_img Pinterest Twitter Previous articleGAA – Tyrone Hurlers Win Lory Meagher CupNext articleSoccer – Can Ireland Bounce Back Against Spain News Highland Facebook WhatsApp Pinterest By News Highland – June 11, 2012 Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences releasedlast_img read more

"PARC call for action on learner drivers on foot new serious collision statistics"